Lighthouse Tropical Inn
TripAdvisor Reviews Lighthouse Tropical Inn Puerto Rico
Travel Blogs from Puerto Rico
... am not on vacation
Even though it feels like it, I am not on vacation. I always need to remind myself of that fact. The fact that I am writing this blog as a homework, and the fact that I still have a lot of essays on my chest, and a big project on my shoulders. But I am quite enjoying writing this blog (I hope you enjoy it too), I never saw myself as a writer, but It will come with time I guess.
The last day is always bittersweet. After yesterday I was ready to leave, but by the end of today I wished I had more time.
I called ahead upon waking and booked myself a scuba lesson in Rincon. Only to call back 30 minutes later and change it to a snorkeling tour after finding about decompression sickness (dodged a bullet there). After yesterday's beach day fiasco, I decided to go back for round 2 of fun ...
... great asses), and some American spring breakers both young, middle aged, and old. Met some ex-pats from Pennsylvania who brought out their son too! But the rain came to ruin our parade, so off we went to beach town called Boqueron.
The beach town was dead today too, pretty but dead. Noticed a few Americans walking around, and grandpa made friends with some people ...
Here are a few pictures from our travel day, Sunday, Jan 4th. Once we got to Vieques we went to the house we had rented, settled in a bit, then a few of us went out to a small grocery, bought some supplies for a snacky supper. We were all pretty beat after a full day of traveling.
... chips. They seasoned it with a garlic, ginger and sesame rum, and it turned out delicious- a perfect afternoon snack.
By the time we finished the tartare and got dressed for our next adventure, it was the late afternoon. I read online about the Playa Grande Sugar Plantation, a former sugar plantation that now sits in ruins with the jungle growing up and around it. There are tours of the ruins, but you can also just go yourself, ...
Other places to stay in Puerto Rico
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $153
- Enjoyed by stay
- The Wyndham Condado Plaza Hotel
- Christmas 2002
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 5 star hotelfrom $184
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 4 star hotelfrom $255
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $125
- May 2003 Trip
- Wyndham Old San Juan a total disappointment
- Just a place to sleep
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $125
- Loved Our Stay!
- Why stay anywhere else?
- Puerto Rico the forgotten Jewel
Luyang District, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $32
- Great Hotel
- Can't really not complain at all about the hotel...
- Was worth the money. Would stay again...
6165 Isla Verde Ave, Isla Verde | 4 star hotelfrom $117
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $140
Downtown/City center, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- I agree, avoid this place.
- The ideal getaway hotel
- Pleasant Surprise
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $152
201 Dorado Del Mar Boulevard, Dorado | 5 star hotelfrom $154
- Nice place
- Good time at the Embassy Suites Dorado
- Quiet Family Hotel
State Road 200 Km 3.2 - HC1, Isla de Vieques | 4 star hotelfrom $281
2701 Hwy 2, Mayaguez | 3 star hotelfrom $133
500 Alhambra en Granada Blvd., Caguas | 3 star hotelfrom $134
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Would Not Stay Again
- Nice Get Away!
- Good Value Near Old San Juan
Downtown/City center, Isla Verde | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 2 star hotelfrom $115
- Terrible Experience
- Not all that
- Low price, but you get what you pay for
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- You can find better deal!
- Reasonable Rates, Excellent Service
- It's not the ritz, but it's not expensive either
Tuppo Industrial Park 103, Ponce | 2 star hotelfrom $82
3315 Ponce Bypass, Ponce | 3 star hotelfrom $131
Exit 205 road 127 km 8.6, Puerto Rico | 3 star hotelfrom $130
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 4 star hotelfrom $150
Condado/Santurce, San Juan | 2 star hotelfrom $84
- Rooms really really damp
- Look no further!
- Recent Stay in January, 2004 at the San Juan Beach Hotel
3330 Ponce By Pass, Ponce | 2 star hotelfrom $99
Airport, San Juan | 3 star hotelfrom $124
- Convenient, Quiet, and Near Beaches
- Perfect place to overnight when flying next AM
- Long on amenities for a short stay